Tasmanian Family History
Society Inc. Hobart Branch
Fostering research into family history
Our library is housed in the Old Bellerive Post
The Genealogical Society of Tasmania (GST) was formed in 1980. Hobart is
the largest of its five branches.
In 2001 the name of the society was changed to
the Tasmanian Family History Society Inc. (TFHS).
HAVE FREE ACCESS TO ANCESTRY.COM AT OUR LIBRARY!
Join our friendly members researching in our library, enjoy the wide range of
monthly speakers or get involved
a branch meeting or join one of our
your ancestors among the myriad of
held by the society.
Many members have their own website.
Some may be viewed
Our membership page will give you a glimpse of other benefits of
Photographs of cemetery headstones now available!
Members who wish to buy certificates from the
UK General Records Office may order and pay for them 'across the
counter' at the Hobart Branch Library. For a cost of $20 per
certificate you can remove the risk of using your own credit or
debit card. Simply provide the details of the certificates you wish
to order and pay at the Library Desk. Turnaround time is
approximately two weeks. Download a request form
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